Document ReferencePl C 1/136
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, St James's, London; 9 Feb. 1718/19
Date9 February 1719
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that James Moore the keeper of the park at Welbeck has died, after 40 years service; suggests Charles Palmer as a successor; believes he is well qualified in his skill and vigour; sends greeting to Harley's wife and 'pritty Miss'.

Letter dated 9 Feb. 1718.
Termappointments, estate
occupations and professions, gamekeeper

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38749Palmer; Charles (fl 1714-1723); Mr; keeper of Clipstone Parkfl 1714-1723
NA38829Moore; James (-1719); Mr; keeper of park at Welbeck-1719
NA38704Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford-1750
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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